Fans of Murphy will not get to “Meet Dave” tonight.

According to NBC Eddie Murphy, will not be able to make this evening premier of the comedy in which Murphy plays an alien.

Murphy will not be attending the Westwood based premier due to other film commitments. He is reportedly going to be on set shooting a new DreamWorks movie “A Thousand Words”.

“Meet Dave” finished shooting in 2007. Co-stars Elizabeth Banks and Gabrielle Union will be attending the premier. Magic Johnson is also set to make an appearance.

That’s ok they can bring that gigantic Eddie Murphy head they’ve made for promoting this movie.